What Happened on February 2, 1926

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • 19th Men's Australasian Championships: John Hawkes beats James Willard (6-1, 6-3, 6-1)
  • 19th Women's Australasian Championships: Daphne Akhurst Cozens beats Esna Boyd Robertson (6-1, 6-3)
  • 3 men dance Charleston for 22 hours

Famous Birthdays

  • Miguel Cardinal Obando y Bravo, 1st Cent American cardinal (Nicaragua)
  • Nydia M E Ecury, Arubian poet/actress (Kantika pa Mama Tera)
  • ValĂ©ry Giscard d'Estaing, French politician
  • Wanda Lewis, Struther Ohio, actress (This is Music, Paul Dixon Show)

Famous Deaths

  • Vladimir Sukhomlinov, Russian general (b. 1848)